Issued 28th Jan 2023 - The Coromandel has experienced a severe weather event, with a state of emergency declared on 3 Feb 2023. As a result, some roads have been closed (with alternative routes to be taken).
Some local DOC campsites are closed, and Te Whatu Ora Waikato advises everyone to not use coastal beaches, lakes, rivers and streams until at least 48 hours following heavy rainfall due to potential bacterial contamination.
Please take care in and around the region and keep up to date through the following agencies.
Fresh Coromandel Pacific Oysters available from the farm gate ... buy oyster meat, 1/2 shell or wholeshell at farm gate prices. Also available at our retail outlet local seafood, cooked and fresh, including Greenlip Mussels, Kina, Paua, Crayfish ... come try our famous Mussel Chowder or Paua or Mussel fritters. Open 7 days with the friendliest staff in town. We can also courier anywhere in New Zealand to help with your event or celebrations.
1611 State Highway 25, Manaia Road, Coromandel
Te Kouma, Coromandel Town 3543